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Light mag. 4.3 earthquake - 055 Km N 74° E of Bayabas (Surigao Del Sur), Philippines on Wednesday, 30 September 2020

Light mag. 4.3 earthquake  - 055 Km N 74° E of Bayabas (Surigao Del Sur), Philippines on Wednesday, 30 September 2020
30 Sep 22:10 UTC: First to report: PHIVOLCS after 17 minutes.
1 Oct 21:00: Magnitude recalculated from 4.2 to 4.3. Hypocenter depth recalculated from 4.0 to 1.0 km (from 2.5 to 0.6 mi). Epicenter location corrected by 10.4 km (6.5 mi) towards WSW.
Date & time: Wednesday, 30 September 2020 21:53 UTC
Local time at epicenter: 01 October 2020 - 05:53 AM (PST)
Magnitude: 4.3
Depth: 1.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 9.1°N / 126.77°E (Philippines)
Nearest volcano: Paco (154 km / 96 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
56 km (35 mi) NE of Aras-asan (pop: 5,100)
56 km (35 mi) NE of Bacolod (pop: 2,200)
57 km (36 mi) NE of La Paz (pop: 2,300)
136 km (84 mi) E of Butuan (pop: 309,700)
140 km (87 mi) E of Libertad (pop: 250,400)
160 km (99 mi) SE of Surigao (pop: 87,800)
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Light Rain 29°C (84 F), humidity: 72%, wind: 4 m/s (7 kts) from SSW
Primary data source: PHIVOLCS
Estimated released energy: 1.8 x 1011 joules (49.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 42.5 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
01 October 2020 - 05:53 AM (PST) (30 Sep 21:53:00 UTC)M 4.3 / 1 km055 Km N 74° E of Bayabas (Surigao Del Sur), PhilippinesPHIVOLCS
Wed, 30 Sep 21:53 UTCM 4.2 / 4 km72 Km E of Tandag, PhilippinesEMSC

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Light mag. 4.3 earthquake - 055 Km N 74° E of Bayabas (Surigao Del Sur), Philippines on Wednesday, 30 September 2020

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